Our Mission

EasyTransfer makes it Easy.  We believe that educational institutions and their students worldwide deserve peace of mind when it comes to tuition payment, so they can focus on what matters the most. Easy Transfer works with everyone, from students to parents, non-profit organizations to communities, banks to platforms, and accounts to systems.  

We are a group of ex-international students who want to simplify the lives of Chinese students abroad. Through exceptional customer service, seamless accounting reconciliation and revolutionary user experience we are continually striving to raise the bar. It is our mission to set the standard by which all other companies are compared.

EasyTransfer Grows to US$776M in GrossTransactions as Student Payment Platform’s Popularity Soars.

“After rapidly expanding to over 30 countries around the world, the fin tech platform saw an 829% growth in transaction volume and 1079% growth in overall number of transactions in just two years.”

// Bloomberg
EasyTransfer processes billions of dollars in tuition for overseas Chinese students.

“EasyTransfer, which was co-founded in 2013 by then 19-year-old Tony Gao, lives up to its name by taking the hassle out of processing tuition payments for Chinese students studying abroad. The IDG-backed startup crossed an impressive $776million in transaction volume in 2018, the same year that it broke even.“

// Rita Liao, Techcrunch
China’s largest overseas financial services platform for Chinese students abroad has seen transaction volume growth of 829% in two years.

“EasyTransfer’s easy-to-use interface not only features a smooth and simple payment process that is completely online, but also automatically applies for exemption from Chinese forex capital quotas.”

// MarketWatch
Trade war turning Chinese students off the US, with many opting for UK, Canada and Australia, says payments firm.

“It was always time consuming and expensive to transfer money to overseas countries. Parents have to visit their bank in-person, often several times over multiple days,” said Gao. “Our business expanded quickly as we bring this process down to as little as three minutes and halve the service charge.”

// Celia Chen, South China Morning Post
UK overtakes the US as the favourite destination for Chinese overseas students as they shun American schools and universities amid the trade war.

“The Beijing-based firm helps students transfer money abroad to pay for their tuition fees and living expenses.”

// Tracy You, Daily Mail

Our Values


We make it simple, and we keep it simple.


Something that is earned and not a given, we enjoy the great responsibility that comes with great trust.


At EasyTransfer, we call ourselves the “E.T. Family”.
We stay united, no matter where we are.


There is a crack in everything.
That’s how the light gets in. – Leonard Cohen